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Power & Control

image link Today's Word of the Day Challenge is power. Today's Mind Love's Misery Menagerie asks us to consider the concept of control for Tale Weaver 206. Miranda had been employed by the hospital for 8 years as an educator on the dynamics of domestic violence (DV.) Her degree was in social work, which is… Continue reading Power & Control

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#The Friday Four — 1/18/19

Rory, aka A Guy Called Bloke, has created this fun Friday feature. A New feature for Our Friday’s Together – The Friday Four Good questions, Rory! 1] Do you think our society could exist without laws? It could exist but it would look very different than it does now. However, human nature, being what it… Continue reading #The Friday Four — 1/18/19

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#MLMM First Line Friday — 1/18/19

image link Your line for this week is: “Well I think it’s funny!” For years, Ginny had been brow-beaten, gaslighted, and treated as an inconvenience with a weak mind by her husband, Geoffrey. It started when they first met. Within minutes Geoffrey was correcting her speech and giving her advice about what to choose from… Continue reading #MLMM First Line Friday — 1/18/19

Fandango's One Word Challenge (FOWC) · fiction · Word of the Day Challenge

The Jacks

Fandango's FOWC is onerous, and the Word of the Day Challenge is uppercut. Billy Jack was ever the hard worker, from the time he was able to stand. He would help his maw with the laundry, would set the table, peel the potatoes, feed the chickens, run to the dairy farm to get milk, and… Continue reading The Jacks

50 word Thursday · fiction

50 word Thursday #3 Plea for Help

image link Kristian is the host of this week's 50-word-Thursday.  Kristian and Teresa alternate hosting this weekly challenge.  Today's story had to contain the following phrase: ‘Although it was a simple thing to be doing, something strange was happening.’  from Paulo Coelho's The Valkyries At 10 p.m. on Monday night Jack was watching a movie,… Continue reading 50 word Thursday #3 Plea for Help

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#MLMM Wordle #218 Miss Platform

Mind Loves Misery's Menagerie's Wordle #218 gives the following words and asks that at least 10 of the words in a story or poem. I used them all except hypocrite and Schrodinger's Cat. Parting Dislodge Volute- a spiral or twisted formation or object. Swap Doomsday Hypocrite Quiet Engine Miss Platform Schrödingers Cat Framework Miss Platform had been a caretaker to patients… Continue reading #MLMM Wordle #218 Miss Platform